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Why Join?

Join the Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce to connect with your future clients, customers, and colleagues.

We’re the Charlottesville area’s broadest and most diverse network of business, nonprofit and civic organizations. We’ve been here since 1913 to connect our members with the people, resources, information, and programs you need to help your business and our community thrive.

The Chamber of Commerce is devoted to our members and committed to the work of creating economic opportunity for all our neighbors.

Click here to become a member.

Chamber members enjoy...

  • Networking with potential clients, customers, colleagues and mentors
  • A platform for emerging leaders to learn and grow
  • Access to decision makers
  • Extensive brand exposure and online marketing
  • Opportunities to collaborate
  • Advocacy with local and state government
  • Over 100 events and meetings each year
"Being part of the Chamber is crucial to being a part of the greater community. They are a source for connecting, educating, advocating, and a driver of improving the community for the good of everyone and every business. I am thankful to be a part of this organization."

No enterprise is too small or too large to benefit from joining the Chamber. We offer special rates for additional locations and additional businesses, sole proprietors, and minority-owned enterprises.

Membership benefits include...

Business Connections

  • Collaboration at seven Round Tables, Councils and Committees, meeting monthly or quarterly on industry-specific topics
  • Local business and member news through our weekly Chamber newsletter, website, and social media
  • After hours networking at our monthly Let’s Connect, hosted by Chamber members (temporarily on hold)

During the COVID-19 pandemic, we're hosting Chamber networking and learning events online via Zoom. We look forward to resuming in-person events when it's safe to do so, but social distancing won't stop us from connecting and supporting our members!


  • Project Rebound is engaging business leaders to share insights, identify challenges, and build actionable strategies to restore the local economy in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis.
  • Leadership Charlottesville, the Chamber’s signature community-building program
  • Public policy advocacy and individual member support in legislative matters
  • Partners in Trust, the Chamber’s leadership circle – key investors in our business community


Business Services & Savings

Questions? We’d love to connect with you! You can reach us at 434.295.3141 or